Summertime Fun

Girl on the beach

Join in the fun this summer at the library and in the Oshkosh area.  Visit our Summertime Fun page to find a relaxing activity--reading, movies, grilling and more.

Summer Reading Programs

Join a Summer Reading Program at the library!
May 26 - August 28
Every Hero Has a Story for Kids
Unmask! for Teens
Adult Summer Reading Program


For Summer Readers
Resources to find relaxing summer reading


Oshkosh Events

Gallery Walk : First Saturday of every month; 6 - 9 p.m.; Downtown Oshkosh

Menominee Park Zoo : Open 7 days a week; May 2 - Sept. 27; 9 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Oshkosh Farmers Market : June - October; Sat. mornings; 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; 400 & 500 Block of North Main St. and 100 Block of Church Ave.

Oshkosh Live at Lunch : Opera House Square, Thursdays, June 17 - August 12, Noon to 1 p.m.

Winnebagoland Art Fair : June 14, 10 am - 4 pm, South Park

Oshkosh Irish Fest : June 11 - 14, Leach Amphitheater

Miss Wisconsin : June 17 - 20

Waterfest : sensational summer concerts : June 18 - Aug. 27, Leach Amphitheater

Brews 'n Blues : July 25, 3 - 7 p.m., Leach Amphitheater

CountryUSA : June 23 - 27

Dressing Downton : Changing Fashion for Changing Times : The Paine Exhibit, June 20 - Sept. 20

Sawdust Days : July 1 - July 5

Fourth of July Veteran's Parade : July 4, 9 am, parade will begin at Ceape & North Main St.

Lifest : July 9-12; Sunnyview Expo Center

Faire on the Green : Paine Art Center & Museum Arts & Crafts Fair, July 12, 9 - 4 p.m.

EAA AirVenture : July 20 - July 26

Touch a Truck & Family Night : Leach Amphitheater, August 8, 4 - 8 p.m.  Watch the movie "Planes Fire & Rescue" at dusk.

Winnebago County Fair : August 4 - 9

Oshkosh Speedzone Speedway : Friday night racing; pits open at 4 p.m, Grandstand at 5 p.m. & racing starts at 7 p.m.

Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau Calendar of Events

Free Friday Movie Night : Free movies at Time Community Theater.  Doors open at 6:30, showing at 7:00 p.m.


Wisconsin Events

Summerfest : June 24 - June 28 and June 30 - July 5
Wisconsin State Fair : August 6 - August 16
Wisconsin - County Fairs
Milwaukee Brewers
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers
TravelWisconsin.com
Green Bay
Door County
Visit Madison
Visit Milwaukee
SavorWisconsin


Summer Camping & Travel

Wisconsin 511 Travel Information
National Traffic & Road Closure Information
US 41 Contruction Info
CDC Travel (Health information)
GasBuddy.com
Wisconsin Gas Prices
Mapquest
MiniTime : Fun for Kids
National Parks
Recreation.Gov
Wisconsin State Parks & Forests
Woodall's Online


Summer Grilling

Grilling Central - Food Network
AllRecipes.com - Barbeque Recipes
Weber Grill Recipes
Taste of Home Grilling Recipes


Summer Movies

Oshkosh Public Library Movie Matinees
Oshkosh Friday Night Fright
BigScreen Cinema Guide
Internet Movie Database
Rotten Tomatoes